Current Openings

Is your company looking for an qualified and experienced Safety Professional in the St. Louis area? Contact Dave Callies at dcallies@kelpe.com to have your opening posted here.

Safety Manager – Boss, MO

Posted: Oct 04, 2018

Doe Run has operated for more than 150 years as a responsible mining and metal production company.  From exploration and development of new mineral resources, to recycling lead batteries and other lead-bearing materials, we are integral to the full lifecycle of lead. Our mining operations make up one of the largest lead mining districts in the world. Located in Southeast Missouri, our mines deliver lead, copper and zinc concentrates across the globe. We provide metal fabrication through our Seafab Metals Company subsidiary in Arizona and Washington. And, we operate one of the world’s largest single-site lead battery recycling plants, also located in Missouri, returning valuable lead metal and alloys to future use in batteries and essential products.

We are looking for a Safety Manager for our Resource Recycling Plant to provide subject matter expertise, leadership and oversight in the development and implementation of processes, programs and practices for employee health and safety, risk assessment, and related obligations.  Drive results by effectively managing, maintaining and monitoring compliance with company policies and federal and state rules and regulations regarding safe work procedures and practices.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement safety & health policies, procedures, programs, and practices at Doe Run™ Resource Recycling and Cable Stripping facilities. Ensure the facility has the tools and knowledge necessary to comply with
  • Provide division leadership as an active member of the BRRD management team
  • Manage Doe Runs™ Metals Division medical program
  • Responsible for planning and project management of safety and health related engineering and administrative projects
  • Maintain, monitoring and report on blood lead program for the plant
  • Manage, maintain, monitor and report on safety and health related issues associated with the change house at BRRD.
  • Participate as a member of the BRRD Leadership team to lead a safety committee and provide input to support risk assessment for major company projects and impact decisions associated with division goals and priorities
  • Supervise and lead performance for a team of professionals
  • OSHA and MSHA permit prep and negotiation.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Industrial Safety and/or Hygiene, or similar education
  • A Minimum of 10 years demonstrated experience and proven success in leading industrial health and safety, preferably within a manufacturing or plant environment
  • 2 or more years of experience supervising, mentoring, motivating and leading others.
  • Experience with People Management and Financial systems is require; exposure to PeopleSoft, UltimatePro or Adaptive systems is a plus
  • Strong understanding of OSHA Laws and experience applying them and engaging others in meeting requirements
  • Knowledge of MSHA highly preferred
  • Experience providing guidance and leadership relating to hazard identification and risk assessment
  • Proficiency with Industrial Processes and Equipment, including applicable codes and standards
  • Ability to build and maintain business relationships at all levels within the organization
  • Strong influential and decision making skills
  • Proven experience in motivating and leading others
  • Willingness and proven experience in leading, managing and communicating through change effectively.
  • Advanced skills using Microsoft Office Suite
  • Solid analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong project management skills to include experience in all phases of the full project life cycle.
  • Excellent written and verbal interpersonal communication skills

 

Based in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, The Doe Run Company is a privately held natural resources company and a global provider of lead, copper and zinc concentrates. Dedicated to environmentally responsible mineral and metal production, Doe Run operates one of the world’s largest, single-site lead recycling centers, located in Boss, Missouri, and mines from one of the world’s largest lead mining districts, also in Missouri. The Doe Run Company and its subsidiaries deliver products and services necessary to provide power, protection and convenience. Doe Run has operations in Missouri, Washington and Arizona. For more information, visit www.doerun.com and sustainability.doerun.com.

The Doe Run Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all areas, including but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, selection, training, education, compensation, benefits, promotion, job transfer, upgrading, separation and recall regardless of the individual’s race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, and/or other protected categories under all Federal, State, and local laws. For more information, please click on the following links: About the EEO law and EEO law supplement.

To view current openings or apply, please visit www.doerun.com/careers

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Associate 2

Posted: Sep 25, 2018

Job ID : 77812BRLocation :US – Missouri – St. LouisJob Description

Environmental Health & Safety Associate 2

When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Location/Division Specific Information

US – Missouri – St. Louis

How will you make an impact?

This position will assist in leading the site Environmental, Health, and Safety initiatives. They will provide support to the Site’s goal of an all-encompassing safety culture. The position will guide personnel in EHS matters with a continual improvement mindset towards practical solutions and system development.

What will you do?

  • Plan, implement, and coordinate EHS Management System activities across the organization to help reduce or eliminate occupational illness and injuries, improve employee engagement, and reduce business risks and losses.
  • Introduce and interpret various Federal, State, and Local recognized rules, regulations and procedures governing hazardous materials as they impact the company.
  • Provide guidance to a wide-range of departmental teams on the execution of site procedures in relation to EHS procedures and policies.
  • Lead the site’s Hazardous Waste program and activities, and the introduction of new chemicals to the facility.
  • Coordinate EHS audits across the organization, and drive results around needed corrective actions.
  • Act as a champion to the Site’s Emergency Response Team.

How will you get here?

Education

  • Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Environmental Science, Occupational Safety, Chemical Engineering, or a Life Science is required. Masters of Science (MS) degree in same field is preferred.

Experience

  • 1-4 years related experience
  • Experience working in a pharmaceutical, chemical manufacturing, or lab environment strongly preferred
  • Knowledge of ISO the 140001 & 45001 systems based approach to continual improvement

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Possess a strong team-oriented mind-set with a pro-active approach to problem solving.
  • Experience with OSHA, NFPA, ATF, & EPA regulatory requirements strongly preferred
  • Computer experience including Word, Excel, and Power Point

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Apply today! http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Loss Prevention Specialist

Posted: Sep 19, 2018

Vanliner Insurance Company

Loss Prevention Specialist

Headquartered in Fenton, Missouri, a suburb of St. Louis, Vanliner Insurance Company is a member of Great American Insurance Group. For over 30 years, Vanliner has grown to become the country’s top insurance provider for the moving and storage, parcel and home delivery industries. Our mission since day one, has been to provide first-class insurance products and unparalleled customer service to all of our customers. Our success is driven by the expertise, innovation and commitment to customer service that our employees provide. If you are ready to join an engaging and driven team such as ours, we would love to hear from you!

  • Conducts loss prevention surveys / physical inspections of commercial accounts:o Provides underwriters with an accurate description of the physical and operational details of an insured.o Identifies hazards and potential loss exposures and makes recommendations to eliminate or reduce the potential loss.o Consults with underwriters and other staff regarding account / line-of-business acceptability, exposures and controls pertinent to the various lines of business.o Assists underwriters and other staff relative to account operations, exposures, construction and protection.o Conducts accident investigation and loss analysis to identify causes.o Employs effective sales and communication skills to achieve compliance with recommendations and provides safety and / or supervisory training to insureds.o Conducts joint marketing presentations, in conjunction with Underwriting, Claims and Marketing, to accounts and agents.· Maintains working knowledge of company / department manuals and procedures, and relevant Federal, State and other pertinent codes and regulations applicable to Property, Liability and Casualty lines of coverage.· Performs other duties as assigned.

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience.
  • Working toward completing certification in area of chosen expertise; appropriate certifications could include Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS), Associate Risk Management (ARM), Certified Safety and Health Management (CSHMS), Associate Loss Control Management (ALCM) or Occupational Health and Safety Technician (OHST).
  • Position requires 50% travel 

 

If interested, please contact:

Meghan M. McFarrenSenior Talent Acquisition SpecialistNational Interstate3250 Interstate Dr.Richfield, Ohio 44286800-929-1500 x5568

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Senior Site Safety and Health Officer

Posted: Sep 19, 2018

Job Description for Senior Site Safety and Health Officer (SrSSHO)

HydroGeoLogic, Inc. (HGL) has a high visibility position open for a Senior Site Safety

and Health Officer in St. Louis, MO to support HGL’s growing business. HGL is a leader in

the environmental remediation industry, with over 30 years of experience providing

comprehensive engineering and design services by implementing innovative, effective, and

sustainable solutions that address environmental, infrastructure, and natural resource

management challenges. HGL provides environmental engineering, remediation, and

construction services, as well as Military Munitions Response Program support to U.S.

Department of Defense, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Department of

Energy, and other federal and state government clients. HGL offers a dynamic work

environment for creative, energetic professionals.

Responsibilities / Duties

The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating, documenting and enforcing

safety and health at two radiological remediation sites in St Louis, MO. The SSHO serves as

the primary onsite contact for S&H during all work activities. The SSHO will be assisted by

a Site Safety Representative at each site.

The SSHO responsibilities include:

  • Ensures complete and correct field execution of S&H plans, to include the

performance of required monitoring, work practices and hazard evaluations.

  • Coordinates accident prevention by providing oversight of work activities and

awareness of all site operations

  • Conducts daily safety and health inspections, maintains deficiency log,

responsible for daily identification of hazards and recommended corrective

actions, maintains hazard communication program with safety data sheets

  • Ensures that all onsite personal have demonstrated understanding of S&H Plans,

conducts onsite safety meetings, reviews S&H documents for required updates,

implements planned onsite contingency and emergency response program

  • Coordinates with Project Manager, onsite gov’t representatives, subcontractor

safety professionals and radiological safety officer to ensure project success.

Experience

   Required

This position requires a minimum of 5 plus years of directly applicable experience

performing the onsite functions of Health and Safety Officer at hazardous, toxic, and

radiological waste sites and experience implementing safety and health procedures in the

environmental field.

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Risk Control Consulting Director – California

Posted: Jun 12, 2018

Job Title:                  Risk Control Consulting Director

Job Location:          California Work from home

URL:                          https://cna.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=RIS000FN

Job Summary

Recognized as the most senior level technical expert in a risk control specialty. Individual contributor responsible for the overall assessment evaluation and/or delivery of risk control consulting services and technical support on the most complex risk exposures to support underwriting profit. In conjunction with senior level management works within the broadest limits of authority requiring the highest degree of technical complexity and coordination. Has regional industry segment or company-wide scope of responsibility in specialty area.  Supports business primarily in the Orange County and Los Angeles branch service areas.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Performs workplace/work site risk evaluation and consultative risk improvement services on the most complex and/or sophisticated accounts.
  • Conducts loss analysis on individual accounts or designated book of business to identify root cause, trends and emerging issues and develops business solutions and products to minimize exposures with corresponding training materials to educate both internal and external customers on the issue as necessary.
  • Assesses customer’s risk control program needs and develops and executes a customized strategy and supporting implementation plan. Manages the delivery of direct evaluative and consultative services.
  • Partners with underwriting, claim and other areas to provide information for risk evaluation and assessment on the most complex and/or sophisticated risks.
  • Participates with senior management in the development and implementation of risk control policy, marketing and business strategy.
  • Develops and maintains business relationships with internal and external business partners.
  • Provides account coordination of risk control services for multinational and global insured accounts.
  • Identifies opportunities for and/or develops new products and services.
  • Provides expertise in specialized area such as industrial hygiene, property engineering, fire prevention, ergonomic services.
  • Mentors less experienced risk control staff and other functional areas. May participate in the development and presentation of education and training programs.
  • May perform additional duties as assigned.

Reporting Relationship

AVP or above

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities 

  • The highest level of technical and product specific expertise, risk control evaluation and assessment skills and knowledge of insurance and risk control principles, practices and procedures.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, marketing and presentation skills. Ability to effectively interact with all levels of internal and external business partners.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects.
  • Ability to deal with ambiguous situations and issues.
  • Creativity in resolving unique and challenging business problems.
  • Ability to achieve results by taking a proactive long-term view of business goals and objectives.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and other business-related software
  • Ability and willingness to travel.

 

Education & Experience

  • Master’s degree or equivalent experience. One or more professional designations preferred.
  • Typically a minimum ten of years risk control experience with proven track record of results.  Successful candidate will have experience working with manufacturing, technology and other white collar segment risks.